Charlotte, NC (October 3, 2020) – Around 8:20 a.m. on Saturday morning, October 3, a car accident with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
Few details have been released regarding the accident, though Charlotte authorities have confirmed that the crash took place at the intersection of North Caldwell Street and East Trade Street. It is believed that two vehicles collided when they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Numerous responders, including fire crews and paramedics, were present at the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to the hospital for treatment, though the extent of their injuries is not entirely known.
According to police, the intersection was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
In just one year’s time in North Carolina, it was reported that approximately 119,000 people were injured due to the negligence of others in car accidents. These accidents can happen anywhere but intersections are some of the most common. In fact, in just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever faced but you have options moving forward.
Nobody is ever prepared to get behind the wheel of a car and become involved in a serious car accident in North Carolina. However, this is the reality for hundreds of thousands of people every single year throughout the state. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident caused by another party, you have the right to speak with a personal injury attorney in North Carolina as soon as possible.
Because the aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in many ways, you should always have a skilled accident attorney by your side. At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have years of experience helping those in need after they have been injured in car accidents due to the negligence of others. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a collision on your own but we are here for you. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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